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How to write text

Text input is used in many of the tablet functions, such as notes and messages.

Step 1 of 19

Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to add a writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.
The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

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Add writing language

Press and hold comma until a pop-up menu is displayed.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 3 of 19

Add writing language

Press Android Keyboard Settings (AOSP).

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Languages.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Use system language until the function is turned off.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 6 of 19

Add writing language

Press the required language until it's selected.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 7 of 19

Add writing language

Press the return icon.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 8 of 19

Turn on word suggestion

Press Text correction.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 9 of 19

Turn on word suggestion

Press Show correction suggestions until the function is turned on.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 10 of 19

Turn on word suggestion

Press Personalised suggestions until the function is turned on.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 11 of 19

Turn on word suggestion

Press the return icon twice.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 12 of 19

Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.

The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Step 13 of 19

Write text

Press the letters to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Step 14 of 19

Write text

Press and hold a word suggestion to see more suggestions.

The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Step 15 of 19

Write text

Press the required word to insert it.

The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Step 16 of 19

Write numbers and symbols

Press ?123.

Step 17 of 19

Write numbers and symbols

Press the required numbers or the required symbols.

Step 18 of 19

Write numbers and symbols

Press ~[‹ to see more symbols.

Step 19 of 19

Write numbers and symbols

Press ABC to return to text input.

1. Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to add a writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.
The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

2. Add writing language

Press and hold comma until a pop-up menu is displayed.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Android Keyboard Settings (AOSP).
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Languages.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Use system language until the function is turned off.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the required language until it's selected.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the return icon.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.

3. Turn on word suggestion

Press Text correction.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press Show correction suggestions until the function is turned on.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press Personalised suggestions until the function is turned on.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press the return icon twice.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

4. Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.
The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press the letters to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press and hold a word suggestion to see more suggestions.
The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press the required word to insert it.
The language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.

5. Write numbers and symbols

Press ?123.
Press the required numbers or the required symbols.
Press ~[‹ to see more symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.

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